Fitting End.

And that’s the week.


Different Day, Same Stories, Only Different.

But still, read it.

More Good News Out Of Eurozone Economy And By ‘Good’, I Mean ‘Bad’

You know that “global slowdown” narrative that seems to be gradually supplanting the “synchronous global growth” meme that dominated in 2017? Yeah, so that was reinforced a bit on Monday.

Breaking The Bank.

Beleaguered banks, commodities on the come up, golf, the usual…

‘Germany Balanced It Out’: World Reacts To Fraught Italian Election

For now, the market mood seems to be something akin to “fuck it, we’ll worry about this later”.

Not For The Faint-Hearted: Full Week Ahead Preview

This is not going to be for the faint of heart.

Angela Merkel’s Fourth Term Secured As SPD Votes To Join Coalition

Good news on the political front: Angela Merkel has (finally) secured a fourth term after the SPD voted to join her CDU/CSU bloc in another coalition.

Let’s Get Italian: Full Week Ahead Preview

No shortage of event risk.

Trader: Here’s Why I Would Fade Ray Dalio’s Massive Short

“We will probably never know, but I think it’s an interesting exercise to speculate on the reasons for the massive bet.”

Die Another Day.

So the real drama (if there proves to be any) will come tomorrow.

Asia Rally Dies On The Vine, But On The Bright Side, There’s A German Coalition

Ok, so there’s good news on Wednesday morning and there’s also some not-so-good news.

European Shares Dive, Erase 2018 Gains

“We are in a dive.”

There’s Too Much To Lose!

“We’ve come too far!”

DAX Dives Again, Erases 2018 Gain In Worst Week Since 2016

It’s getting ugly in Europe.

Buckle Up, We Need You: Full Week Ahead Preview

This should be interesting.